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Dec 29, 2012 7:00am PST
. >> i would say. >> thanks, brian. >>> governor jerry brown is turning his focus to two major projects for the second half of his term. at the top of his agenda is seeing that california's high speed rail project gets on track. the $68 billion undertaking is slated to be the largest public works project in state history. also on his list, a massive water project for the sacramento delta and revamping california's school funding system. governor brown is expected to present his agenda when he delivers his state of the state address in january. >>> the warriors are on a roll. just ahead, can they keep up their momentum at home? >>> and an unusual sight in new york. the lights dimmed on broadway. we'll explain why when we come back. ,,,,,,,, >>> a little bit of a gray start to our saturday morning, as we look out live over the skyline of san francisco. the temperatures today in the 50s and more sunshine later in the day. ,,,, ♪ [ female announcer ] no more paper coupons. no more paper lists. [ dog barking ] ♪ no more paper anything. safeway presents just for u. ♪ save more.
CBS
Dec 22, 2012 7:00am PST
minutes to go. cardinal answer on the next possession, brown hits go ahead 3. stanford wins 70-68. a's, in a letter, owner lieu wolf reportedly asked for an agreement to keep a's in oakland through 2018. that is a look at sports. see you at 5:30. >> a live look now of downtown san francisco. the rain is coming down. next is one more look at the top stories including the weather. all the rain and wind for the holiday storm that is now upon us. we'll be right back. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, area this weekend. right now nearly a thousand custom >>> a look at this morning's top stories. holiday storm hitting the bay area this weekend. it is raining as we speak. nearly 1000 are without power including 400 on the peninsula. we are taking a live look now at jaw valley. snow is coming down. it will be a white christmas. they're expecting a couple feet of snow at the lake level from this current storm system. tomorrow on eyewitness news, san francisco's top cop on the gun control debate. does it have substance or is it low hanging fruit? >> it is low hanging fruit. this is no brainer stuff to reinst
CBS
Dec 2, 2012 6:30pm PST
went out of control. coming into play today, having lost 4 in ai row. 3-8. a visit from the browns might be what the team needed. the raiders trying to wash the last month from their memories. 3-0, cleveland. and browns, quarterback, the bob to josh gordon. he beats it. 44 yard score. 10-0. they led 10-3 at the half. 13-3. carson palmer, getting the 64 yard touchdown. the raiders earn it. down then-10. the 4th quarter, down by 3. the browns, in trouble. palmer going for the win. it is picked off by brown, a huge momentum killer for the raiders, then, the browns put it away. 3.5 left. getting it to make it 20-10. they scored a late touchdown. too little too late. oakland is now 3-9. >> we can not turn the ball over right there we have all of the momentum. moving the ball. and, and we can't -- we can't have that self-inflicted wound right there. you know, if it is not there we have to get rid of it. can not make that mistake. >> take the shot out there. going for the touchdown quickly. just did not put the ball in the right spot. did not make the play on the ball. >>> after the game,
CBS
Dec 10, 2012 6:00am PST
killing his passenger and friend jerry brown. brown was on the practice squad and played with brent at the university of illinois. >> we obviously had a very difficult situation, a tragedy occurred to our football team. it's been really emotional for everybody. >> there was a moment of silence before the game and brown's jersey was placed on the bench. if convicted brent faces a minimum of two years behind bars. >>> two australian disc jockeys after off the air after their prank call to the the hospital, where the duchess of york was being treated for morning sickness. >> i'm so devastated for them. i'm really feeling for them. it's a shocking turn of events. if we had any idea that something like this could be possible to happen, you know, we couldn't see this happening. it was meant to be a prank call. >> kate middleton by the way is suffering from morning sickness again but she is not expected to return to the hospital for it. >>> 6:35, i'm not meteorologist but if we look back here, doesn't that look nice back there. >> it looks clear. >> i was going to say the same thing, we ge
CBS
Dec 8, 2012 5:30pm PST
was him and a close friend, jerry brown a linebacker just signed off the practice squad. brown was killed in the accident. he and his wife were expecting their first child. this is brent's mug shot that you saw there as he was arrested and charged for intoxicated manslaughter. he is currently being held without bail. last saturday, chiefs' linebacker jovan belcher shot and killed his girlfriend and then himself in kansas city. >>> college football as we speak the game's highest honor the heisman trophy is about to be awarded. it will be among quarterback johnny manziel, collin klein or notre dame linebacker manti te'o. oh, the cannons. vice president joe biden greeting army and navy players before kickoff. navy in white, scored with under five minutes to go and the quarterback keeper by keenan reynolds. now army they're trying to end a ten year drought. in fact they were driving over a minute left in the navy red zone. when larry gibson fumbled it away. the midshipmen make it 11 straight over their football rival. final from philadelphia 17-13. >>> speaking of philadelphia, the phi
CBS
Dec 12, 2012 11:00pm PST
learned late this afternoon that governor jerry brown has prostate cancer. cancer always sounds scary, but one oncologist says the governor doesn't have much to worry about. >> i've slowed down a little but i ran three miles in 29 minutes. >> reporter: he's in pretty good shape for a man in his 70's. governor jerry brown even called out the governor of new jersey. >> i hereby challenge the governor of new jersey to a three-mile race, a push-up contest and a chinup contest. >> reporter: fighting prostate cancer is now his latest challenge. it is early stage cancer and the prognosis is excellent, his doctor says. >> the fact that he's in good condition usually means he'll do better in terms of his energy level throughout the whole process. >> reporter: dr. patrick doesn't treat the governor but he says he will have radiation daily. >> monday through friday, each day, about ten minutes a day. the treatments are painless. he comes in, lays on the table, gets the treatment. he doesn't feel anything from it. it doesn't slow him down in that way. >> reporter: in 2011, the governor had skin c
CBS
Dec 8, 2012 11:00pm PST
early this morning when his car flipped over. inside the car was his close friend jerry brown, a linebacker who just signed off the practice squad. brown was killed in the incident. he and his wife were expecting their first child. this is brent's mug shot as he was arrested and charged with intoxicated manslaughter. he is currently being held without bond. the cowboys are in cincinnati to face the bengals on sunday. >>> still to come, another open division football title, and the winner of the heisman trophy is announced. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, johnny manzell of texas a& acker manti teo >>> off to the 2012 john w. heisman award, awarded to the best player in college football. it was a three-man race. quarterback johnny manziel out of texas a&m, notre dame linebacker manti te'o, and quarterback collin klein from kansas state. new york's downtown athletic club, the site. >> the 2012 winner of the heisman memorial trophy is johnny manziel! >> they call him johnny football. johnny manziel, a red-shirt freshman. yeah. he is the winner of the heisman trophy. his big mark was that win at
CBS
Dec 17, 2012 5:00pm PST
. the man is described as clean- shaven in his 40s about 5'10", 180 pounds, light brown hair, olive complexion and walking a heavy-set brown and white dog. >>> other bay area headlines four people temporarily homeless after a two-alarm fire tore through the oakland apartment building. it broke out in morning on the top floor of the third story complex near warfield. no one was hurt but the fire did about $100,000 in damage. no word yet on the cause. >>> police are looking for three men who tied up a san francisco family and robbed them during an overnight break- in. it happened just before 4 a.m. at a home on sloat boulevard in the pine lake park neighborhood. the robbers got away with jewelry, purses and cash. the victims were not hurt. >>> a well deserved moment of praise today for two san francisco police officers who saved a newborn's life. the officers from the bayview station responded to a call last wednesday about a woman bleeding. well, the next thing they knew a man on the street was handed them an unresponsive baby. officers noticed something wasn't right so they started
CBS
Dec 9, 2012 6:30pm PST
brown was killed in a car accident with josh brent. tony romo to dez bryt. 27-yard score. dallas down 19-r seconds left. bailey just for the win. yes! 40 yards out. they win 20-19. they honor their fallen teammatn . >> i spoke to his mom after the ball game and i told her we gave her son the game ball and we're going to share that with her. we're going to have a memorial service on tuesday and we're going to continue to honor jerry brown, the kind of young man he has been. >>> college basketball. bears hosting number 21 unlv. s than 30 seconds left. california up 73-72. bennett hits the jumper. unlv on top. pump fake. gets through the dee air. he draws the foul. he goes to the line. he makes both free throws. cal5 -74, 11 seconds left. marshall air balls the jump shot. thomas grabs the ball, lays it in with less than a second left on the clock. cal loses a heartbreaker 76-75. >>> so you think that shaq and dwight howard can't shoot free throws? appalachian's state okam. that was a legitimate free throw. that is the toughest effort i've ever seen. >>> it was a shock and surprise for th
CBS
Dec 9, 2012 7:30am PST
police commission as well. that's why we turn to former mayor willie brown and san francisco police chief greg surf. and our first question to the chief is, okay, you're advocating these tasers. do you have any experience in have you ever been tased? >> i have actually when he was mayor, we were looking at it 10 years ago and i volunteered. i'm telling you, it works. >> okay. so why the objections at the board? >> well, there are some people that just believe that under every single circumstance, that you can resolve the situation and that you would never, ever, ever have to use some sort of weapon to defend yourself. and that just hasn't proven to be the case over time. >> now, every other city around has gone with tasers. what is it about san francisco that mass it so resistent? >> i think the people in san francisco object to tasers, are firmly of the opinion that you would sell them, use your fatal weapon, your weapon could end newspaper a fatality, but you would use your taser every 30 seconds, every opportunity you have. >> okay. is he right? does it increase the high visibili
CBS
Dec 14, 2012 6:00am PST
political insider phil matier is at caffe roma with mayor ed lee and former mayor willie brown. good morning, everyone. >> good morning. >> good morning. >> we have here two of the top political minds. i got to ask you guys, why does it always have to come down to some kind of crisis for anything to get done whether it's washington or san francisco? >> well, i have been trying to avoid crises. so we have our budget increasing, we have good revenues going. so i think locally we're doing okay. >> but we do have to watch out. >> all those things you always wind up having them in the office at the 11th hour, 59th minute, kicking and screaming. why? >> we politicians, phil are different from most people. we really do try to find the perfect answer. and it just takes longer. >> oh, come on. [ laughter ] >> you guys just can't stick around and agree. >> it doesn't work that way. >> you mean boehner and obama are look for the perfect answer? >> everybody is elected and everybody wishes to make good on their promises and clearly, you have to keep the debate going until you appeared to be the
CBS
Dec 21, 2012 6:00am PST
outside of town hall. mourners are gathering to observing a moment of silence. governor jerry brown is observing a statewide moment of silence at 9:30 pacific time. >> in centuries past anglican churches in england would ring bells for the age of people who passed. that's how they learned about people who died. this morning the bells will ring for the number of victims who died. now a moment of silence followed by the ring of the bells. a moment of silence, in tri to those who lost their livn last [ bells ringing ] week's mass shooting in connecticut. >>> you're watching a solemn scene on the steps of newtown, connecticut city hall where one week to the moment after a gunman killed 26 people in that town, first moment of silence and then the tolling of the bells for the 26 victims. >> it's just heartbreaking to hear those bells ring like that. again, it's almost been -- it actually has been a week since the gunman went on a rampage and there are going to be many tributes across the country including here in california. governor jerry brown is calling for a moment. silence at 9:30 this
CBS
Dec 13, 2012 12:00pm PST
professional. >>> governor jerry brown is undergoing prostate cancer treatments at uc-san francisco. the 74-year-old is in the early stages of the disease and has a good chance of beating it. the governor's treatment is set to end the week of january 7. >>> coffee drinkers listen up. they may now keep cancer away. a new study by the american cancer society says that morning cup of joe may lower your risk for oral cancer. researchers found people who drank more than 4 cups of coffee a day had half the risk of dying from mouth or throat cancer. that's in comparison to noncoffee drinkers. more research is needed. >> you have the house on your block it holiday season? not many can top these million lights. coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, fresh grocer tony tan-tilloh what you need to know about pi >>> welcome back. they are a versatile food sure to give any meal a juicy bite. fresh grocer tony tantillo with what you need to know about picking out the best tomatoes. >> reporter: well, today's tip of the day is going to be is going to be with slicing tomatoes beefsteaks for had time of year. some
CBS
Dec 12, 2012 12:00pm PST
peanuts comic strike where charlie brown tries to kick the football that keeps getting yanked away. >> we are not going to fall for that again. the american people aren't going to be under the illusion that the republicans are sometime in the future going to come up with revenue. they are going to come up with raising the rates or, madam president, we are going over the cliff. >> well, if congress and the white house can't team up and reach a deal by new year's eve, automatic tax hikes and steep spending cuts will take effect which could send the united states back into recession. and clearly have a lot of work to do. >>> a dungeness deal has bay area crabbers out on the water again. they went on strike after brokers tried pay them less than $3 a pound. the strike meant there was little fresh dungeness left in stores and restaurants. but dungeness should be back in stores and on menus tomorrow or friday at the very latest. a lot of people happy about that. >>> when it comes to great places to works the bay area has plenty to choose from. this year's glass door rankings for 10 bay a
CBS
Dec 11, 2012 6:00pm PST
recent "san francisco chronicle" article, former mayor and speaker of the house willie brown said, quote, if i were in charge, i wouldn't have ammiano or anyone else with a long history of supporting tax hikes carry the bill. i'd pick the most conservative democrat i could find and have him do the job." >> i challenge willie brown to -- i don't think he ever got over that. so i found the remark to be a little snide. >> reporter: you might remember those two men they ran against each other for mayor of san francisco in 1999. clearly, they are still working it out. so what are businesses at? a group that opposes new taxes says businesses are already paying their fair share and he said, unless businesses are trying to hide a change of ownership, they believe the law should stay as it is. we're going to be watching this closely because a lot of people are concerned if they change anything with prop 13. >> it is going to be a fight. thank you, grace. >>> and then there are california state workers. a new report details just who makes what. cbs news reporter randy paige takes a look at
CBS
Dec 3, 2012 5:00am PST
territory but then palmer throws a pick! should not have thrown that up. had a chance to win it. the browns made it 20-10 with three and a half left. final score 20-17. cleveland wins. raiders are 3-9. they have lost 6 in a row. >>> cardinal will face wisconsin in the rose bowl new year's day and 24th ranked san jose state now knows its opponent in the military bowl. the spartans will face bowling green university on december 27th. and that game will be played in the nation's capital. >>> play of the day comes from the world of golf. ricky fowler and his flaming orange pants. there they are. what an outfit! rolls an impressive little eagle shot right here. his approach on a par 4 his second shot and -- [ sound effect ] >> it goes in. >> beauty. >> that's a sweet shot. >> his outfit not so much. >> i like the hair, too. reminds me of my days back in the '70s. >> i guess he could get away with the orange. >> he does. he wears bright colors. >>> it's 5:25. right now awaiting the fate of prop 8. the supreme court could weigh in on same-sex marriage as soon as this morning. >> a wild high-speed
CBS
Dec 9, 2012 5:30pm PST
cowboy walked off the court sunday. >> jerry brown, i'm trying to deal with the stuff. >> police say the defensive lineman was driving drunk and lost control of his 2007 mercedes killing brown who was a passenger in the car. brent is charged with intoxication manslaughter. hours before his release, an emotional dallas cowboys team took the field in cincinnati. >> something that's difficult to deal with. people will deal with it in different ways. you just have to stay together as football team, as a family and as friends and teammates. >> shannon sharpe, brent's actions changed the lives of two people forever. >> jerry brown, his family will never be able to talk to him and see the young man again. he's probably cost himself an nfl career and some time in the penitentiary. >> in 2009, he pleaded guilty to dui. one former coach says the nfl needs stronger punishments to deter drunk driving. >> only hammer you have is playing time. there should ab automatic two game suspension in the first dui. >> if convicted, he faces a minimum of two years behind bars. >> brent's attorney claims the
CBS
Dec 10, 2012 12:00pm PST
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Dec 2, 2012 5:30pm PST
, 3-0 cleveland, wheaton with a bomb to gordon. 44-yard score, 10-0 browns. they led 10-3 at the half. late third quarter, 13-3 cleveland, carson palmer pump fake, now in for a 64-yard touchdown. the raiders offense makes a play and oakland is back in it, down 13-10. and fourth quarter, it is still 13-10, the raiders driving and palmer looking for the win but it is picking off by sheldon brown. brown put it away with 3.5 left. richardson up the gut to make it 0-10. the raiders did score late, too little too late, 20-17 is the final. >> we can't turn the ball over right there. we have all of the momentum and we are moving the ball and we can't -- we can't have that self-inflicted wound right there. if it is not there, we have to get rid of it. but we can't make that mistake. >> we took a shot there and go for a touchdown quickly and didn't put the ball in the right spot. didn't give him a chance to make a play on the ball. >>> david schaub, stanford, on game day tonight at 11:30. >> we'll see you in half an hour on eyewitness news at 6:30. good night. for over 60,000 california foster
CBS
Dec 13, 2012 5:00am PST
apparently used various aliases including pocahontas, snow and killer. >>> governor jerry brown has a personal battle. the 74-year-old was diagnosed with early stage prostate cancer. cbs 5 reporter elissa harrington reports. >> reporter: the word cancer sounds scary but doctors say governor brown's was caught early. he is battling early stage prostate cancer. in 2011 he had a procedure to remove some skin cancer from his nose also back in 2008 he had a small spot removed from his ear. he is undergoing radiation and will keep his full work schedule. doctors say the cancer has not spread and it should be easy to treat with no serious side effects. >> most people that have this are in 60s, 70s or 80s. he will do better in terms of his energy level throughout the whole process since he is otherwise in good health. >> reporter: the governor will receive daily radiation treatments at usf for 10 minutes and it should be complete in early january. >> are you ready for winter? >> no. i wake out and boom it's chilly. >> cold air is in place. yesterday cold showers and all that air moved out fro
CBS
Dec 24, 2012 11:00pm PST
night that we had to run out. >> reporter: lucas brown was one of several evacuated. >> how is this affecting your christmas? >> terribly. horrible. >> reporter: he said he spent the night with his eight kids in his car. a block away, things are getting back to normal in the robinson home. they too were evacuated and are thankful their house was not damaged. >> it was like up this high. we were afraid it was going to go in there. but when we got back, there was no water damage to the house. >> reporter: their next-door neighbor, not so lucky. his home is off limits, deemed unsafe after water got inside and affected electrical outlets. of major concern are seepages in the levy. the mayor says they're working on a long-term solution but for now have engineers out here for a quick fix. >> we'll be working all night to raise the level of the levy, reinforce it with sandbags. >> reporter: he plans to appeal to the state for resources. meanwhile, lucas brown has his own appeal, a christmas wish you might say. >> hopefully they'll fix these levies that we don't have to go through this once
CBS
Dec 12, 2012 6:00pm PST
comments, "plus we were all drunk." the matter is under investigation. >>> governor brown is battling prostate cancer. his office revealed his condition just a few hours ago. it's the governor's second cancer diagnosis in the past two years. back in 2011, he underwent minor surgery for skin cancer. dr. kim mulvihill joining us now with what we know so far about his current condition and how they are treating him. >> reporter: allen, right now we know the governor is being treated at ucsf but won't discuss his treatment. prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. this year in california, more than 20,000 men will be diagnosed. most including governor brown will have early stage prostate cancer. now, that means it's localized to the prostate gland and has not spread. governor brown is being treated with a conventional course of radiation which typically means five days a week for four or five weeks. the governor's office says he is working a full schedule through the treatment which will be completed the week of january 7th. his prognosis is excellent and no side effects, signifi
CBS
Dec 7, 2012 6:00pm PST
that is as big as brown versus the board of education which said separate schools for black and white students was unconstitutional. >> this is equivalent to the supreme court take on one of the most devicive sort of exciting constitutional questions of this generation and deciding that they have to issue an opinion on this. >> so, for now gay marriages in california remain on hold. >> that stays in place and will stay in place until they issue their decision which probably won't be until june. >>> gay couples in san francisco's castro district are cautiously optimistic the nation's high court will rule in their favor. cbs 5 spoke with a number of them about the court's decision today. >> i think it will be a close call. the supreme court may be a 5-4 split depending on how kennedy comes down. >> i was married in san francisco in '04, which was very historic. i'm divorced now and i deserve the freedom to divorce. >> that's like the easy way out. >> public opinion seems to be shifting towards acceptance of same sex marriage. in 2011 rare salmon gallop poll found for the first tim
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Dec 14, 2012 6:00pm PST
brown had a brief conversation with her daughters after school let out. >> i said someone brought a gun to a school and she said a real gun? and someone died? kids died? and, you know, it's hard for them to process. >> reporter: the superintendent wants to remind parents that the schools have safety plans and teachers drill on how to keep the kids out of danger. in fact, cbs 5 was invited on this mock school shooting drill a couple of years ago in south san francisco. in the drill, police officers demonstrated how they don't wait for a s.w.a.t. team anymore. after columbine cops rush into the schools and race to subdue the gunman. but school officials emphasize there is no security measure as good as paying attention to a person who seems to be plotting an evil deed and calling the police right away. >> as a teacher's during the columbine incident there was a rush to install security metal detectors and all this hardware. the single greatest security system you can have in place is a well informed enabled student body. >> reporter: district officials say they have asked their princi
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Dec 6, 2012 12:00pm PST
fully yellow and some brown specks. that's when the sugar comes all the way out and tastes gooey inside and that's when like them. i'm tony tantillo, your fresh grocer. and always remember to eat fresh and stay healthy. this is a nice bunch of bananas. ,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, off against their rivals.. e denver broncos.. and peoplee >>> there's a big game in oakland tonight. the raiders play the denver broncos. people are already out there including roberta gonzales at the coliseum. never too early to tailgate? >> reporter: it's never too early to tailgate. i arrived here at 10:30 this morning and there were hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of people lining up outside o.co come stadium. i have some of the earlier rivals. steve sanchez where are you from? >> richmond, california. >> i know it hasn't been a stellar season at 3-9. what do you anticipate tonight? >> i'm looking for a beatdown one way or another. hopefully. we're black hole until we die so we need to stop the run, stop the pass, we need to do something. >> reporter: what do you think about lawrence karnow's weather fo
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Dec 20, 2012 12:00pm PST
just about to start to brown. >> and then he adds the shrimp which is the way i love it. >> in with the chilis. we are going to throw some whole parsley leaves in here, a little lemon zest on there. >> bob is doing this great. he has the spices to heat from the chili. the lemon zest. you have so many things going on here. >> that's right. >> beautiful dish. >> lastly we are going to hit it with a little lemon juice. voila! >> beautiful. i'm tony tantillo and this is tony's table. >> michelle will be back tomorrow. rain begins 6:00. thanks for watching. captions by: caption colorado comments@captioncolorado.com ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, >> rick: hope needs this, mom. >> caroline: and so do you, rick. >> brooke: you can't stand to see your sister hurting. neither can i. >> rick: but she is, and it's my fault. (sighs) i have to tell hope that i lied, even if it wrecks our relationship. she has to know. no matter what happens, it can't be any worse than what she's feeling right now. >> hope: (sniffles)
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Dec 27, 2012 12:00pm PST
employees' social media accounts. governor jerry brown says the new law protects from unwarranted invasions. a similar goes into in effect in illinois. >>> we have been talking about rain a lot. i guess it's coming but today is beautiful. >> have you been outside? >> i took a little walk outside. >> gorgeous. >> a little chilly, crispy. the rain is coming sooner than you might think but in the meantime, weather headlines today a nice dry break. we're in between storm systems right now getting plenty of sunshine, mostly sunny skies. partly cloudy, cool night overnight, as well. and then a chance of rain returning as soon as tomorrow afternoon. check this out. this is a view of alameda. you can see san francisco there in the distance, the bay bridge. temperatures are cool. low to mid-50s by later on this afternoon. low 50s right now. it's because this high is in place for now but watch this. this is that low that's going to bring us showers as soon as friday afternoon. it is getting closer towards the bay area. light rain we're anticipating. increasing clouds overnight friday mornin
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Dec 25, 2012 5:00am PST
christmas. governor brown issued the pardons to 79 convicted felons who have done their full-time and have been -- time and have been crime free now for more than a decade. they include ken benedict who got involved with a bad crowd. >> christmas eve to find this out. what a gift. to finally have some closure to you know a long story that i did something dumb when i was younger. >> he joined an inmate fire crew in prison and he saved a boy's life back in 1993 in a malibu fire and was paroled after two years and now he is a school volunteer and he's engaged to be married and has got his life back together. >>> well, right now volunteers are starting to prepare a big christmas feast for the less fortunate right here in san francisco. >> yeah, they're planning to serve lots of meals today. and cbs 5 reporter is at glide memorial church with the annual effort to help the homeless. good morning kate. >> reporter: good morning and merry christmas to you both. they're actually going to serve up 5,000 meals. we're expecting volunteers within the next hour or so. i'm joined live with gene coop
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Dec 7, 2012 6:00am PST
now. and cbs5 political insider and former mayor willie brown and greg surr, you made a big bust o o of a ring, and the haul was high-tech toys like cell phones. what do you make of that. >> it's no surprise. there's been 1700 cell phones stolen in san francisco just so far this year. and, you know, so when you hit it and get a whole bunch of the cell cell phones, laptops, cameras, watches, you name it, in fact the phone is ringing right now. >> i'll call you right back. >> and it's just that kind of, who calls at 7:00 in the morning. that's brutal. i thought that only happened to me. >> they never let me sleep. >> you know that. >> they never let me sleep. what is it about these things that make them so attractive to thieves. >> they're so transactional. they're easily portable, easy to resell. i've drawn the analogy, it's like walking around with $300 in your hand. >> you go and bust these people, what is it that they can do so fast that makes them valuable. >> you can sell them on the street real quickly. they have kiosks where you can drop it in and it is dispense cash in exchang
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Dec 12, 2012 5:00am PST
brown christmas trees up in the north bay. this is in the town of windsor just a little north of santa rosa. this photo came from leslie from the windsor town green. we would love to see your photos. share them with us at mornings@cbs5.com. or post them on our facebook page of the you can also tweet them. the pope is tweeting. you can tweet, too. >>> it's 5:56 now. the next half hour the forces of nature collide to create the biggest tides of the year. of the flight concerns it's causing near bay area shorelines. >> contra costa county supervisors vote to close four fire stations for one east bay city this will mean no fire stations at all. we'll have a live report. >> hundreds of holiday shoppers forced to hide. the chilling moments after an oregon mall rampage and what police are revealing about the gunman. ,,,,,,,, [ elizabeth ] i like to drink orange juice or have lemon in my water... eat tomato sauce on my spaghetti. the acidic levels in some foods can cause acid erosion. the enamel starts to wear down. and you can't grow your enamel back. i was quite surprised, as only few
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Dec 9, 2012 11:00pm PST
day after he was charged in a car crash that killed his teammate. >> jerry brown was my dear best friend. i'm just trying to deal with his death right now. >> reporter: police say the defensive lineman was driving drunk early saturday and lost control of his 2007 mercedes killing jerry brown who was a passenger in the car. brent is charged with intoxication manslaughter. hours before his release an emotional dallas cowboys team took the field in cincinnati. there was a moment of silence before the game and brown's jersey was placed on the bench. >> i think there was a feeling of numbness out on the field today, but somehow they focused it and we figured out a way to win this ballgame. >> reporter: brown played on the practice squad. players say the 25-year-old was a rising star. >> he'd be walking by keep doing what you're doing. you're going to be on the field and he had a big smile. he's the guy that loved to play the game. >> reporter: brent and brown were teammates at the university of illinois. this isn't the first run-in with the law for the cowboys nose tackle. in 2009 bren
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Dec 13, 2012 6:00am PST
governor brown is fighting these days. the 74-year-old is now being treated for prostate cancer. cbs 5 reporter elissa harrington is over at ucsf this morning where the governor is undergoing radiation treatment and she joins us with the latest. >> reporter: good morning. he will come here every day to receive those treatments and doctors are very optimistic about his diagnosis. they say his cancer was caught early, is very treatable and has a high cure rate. governor brown's office announced yesterday that he is battling early stage prostate cancer. it's one of the most common cancers for men and one that doctors say they see a lot of when people age. at 74, brown is california's oldest governor. but he has let people know that his age does not affect him that he is in good health. he is known to jog around the capital and in the oakland hills and back in august, he challenged new jersey governor chris christie to a race after being slammed at the republican convention. >> i hereby challenge governor christie to a three-mile race, push-up contest and a chin-up contest. [ applause and
CBS
Dec 23, 2012 7:30am PST
1st. stay with us when we checked in with san francisco mayor edley and former mayor willie brown. these guys are no strangers. we have the so-called fiscal cliff. with the politics involved here? how much of what we have been seeing is real deal cutting and how much is show? >> first of all, none of it is really show. it's really politicians trying their best to prevail what they promise their voters they would do. that's what that is. they are going as well as they can. the first day as we said something different than willie brown. i immediately agreed. my voters would have to say, i didn't do what i promised to do. >> what if what you promise to do is after you sit down and see the facts and it isn't the right way to go. what do you do politically? >> for me i naturally try to get that information out there but also let the public is certainly everybody looking at the budget process understand the change of circumstances we face. for me but it has always been kind of a process where you don't really hide. >> it seems to me the question is, republicans say, we can't give on tax
CBS
Dec 3, 2012 6:00am PST
. fighting to stop the slide. the raiders looking for a win at home against the browns. >> plus, reigniting the quarterback controversy. the 9ers fall to the rams so will alex smith get his spot back? ,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, three weeks... but this time >>> very impressive storm totals. that series of storms almost 16" in some the north bay and into the santa cruz mountains. almost 8" in santa rosa and almost 4" in san francisco. a brief break today. more on the way, though. >> we're starting to see lots of brake lights out there especially at the bay bridge toll plaza where the metering lights have just been turned on. you can see traffic backed up beyond 880 at this point. a complete look at traffic in just a few minutes. >>> let's talk a little football now. >> let's do that. >> the 49ers and rams played into overtime for the second time in three weeks. but this time, there was a winne at the end. >> frank gore scored a touchdown in the 1st quarter. it was still 7-0 in the third when the rams got a safety and in the 4th quarter, there's your safety right there, threw it out of bounds b
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Dec 10, 2012 5:00am PST
. it killed his passenger, jerry brown, a practice squad line backer and brent's old college roommate in illinois. >> a tragedy occurred to our football team. it's been emotional for everybody. >> there was a moment of silence before the game. a brown's jersey was placed as you see here on the bench. if convicted brent faces a minimum of two years in jail. >>> two australian dj's who made the prank call to the hospital where the duchess of cambridge was being treated for morning sickness are off the air. they spoke out saying they're sorry that a hospital employee has apparently taken her own life over the incident. >> i'm so devastated for them. i'm really feeling for them. it's a shocking turn of events. if we had any idea that something like this could be even possible to happen, you know, we couldn't see this happening. it was may not to be a prank call. >> according to royal staffers, kate middleton is suffering morning sickness again but is not expected to return to hospitals. >> radio stations do that all the time. who would think it would lead to something like that.
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Dec 18, 2012 12:00pm PST
for it. >> mmm... what you're doing is browning the top of the potato puree on the side and now next the potato puree, lentils, then finish it with the [ non- english language ] >> lentil and potatoes, hearty, delicious. from the downtown district of oakland, i'm tony tantillo, and this is tony's table. now, i get to try it. heaven! >> i knew he was going to say that. >> yup. >> for more from tony and for today's recipes, log on to our website, cbssf.com. >> wonder if tony is cooking in a gender-neutral oven. >> hasbro would approve. we'll tell you why in a few minutes. ,, [ female announcer ] this is a special message from at&t. [ male announcer ] it's no secret that the price of things just keeps going up. [ female announcer ] but we have some good news. it's our bundle price promise. [ male announcer ] a price you can definitely count on, for two whole years. from at&t. [ female announcer ] a great price for a great triple-play bundle. [ male announcer ] call now. bundles with u-verse tv, internet and home phone start at $89 a month. now get the same great price for two years. [ f
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Dec 4, 2012 5:00pm PST
story. >> reporter: it's been 34 years since the birth of louise joy brown, the world's first test tube baby. today, more than 60,000 american babies are born each year thanks to in vitro fertilization. now stanford researchers have found a way to help even more infertile couples. >> 48 hours of culture, we can predict the viability of a human embryo. >> reporter: researchers thawed 75 donated single cell embryos and used time lapse photography to track their development. the 75 embryos, only 53 had normal timing, normal cell division. but the big surprise of the 53 that looked normal, half had the wrong number of chromosomes. >> it's quite profound that embryos that appear to be developing normally may harbor such a high percentage or such a high degree of chromosomal abnormalities. >> reporter: dr. barry behr, codirector of the ivf program, says where fragmentation comes n those extra bubbles are fragments that contain chromosomes and that spells trouble. >> should be 23 pairs in total chromosomes. if you have a mismatch or an extra one or a missing one, you create an abnormal em
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Dec 14, 2012 5:00pm PST
the mommies. >> reporter: crystal brown had a brief conversation with her daughters just after school let out. >> i said, you know, someone brought a gun to a school and she said a real gun, you know. a real gun and someone died? kids died? and you know, it's hard for them to process. >> reporter: san francisco school district superintendent richard carranza says he wants to remind parents that the schools have safety plans and that teachers drill on how to keep the kids out of danger. but school officials emphasize there is no security measure as good as paying attention to a person who seems to be plotting an evil deed and calling the police right away. >> as a teacher during the columbine incident there was a rush to install security metal detectors and all of this hardware. i will tell you the single greatest security system you can have in place is a well informed enabled student body. >> reporter: you saw those parents hugging their kids a little tighter. well, one school district official told me that, you know, after you have the conversation with your children tonight,
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Dec 27, 2012 6:00am PST
illegal for employers to demand passwords to employees' social media accounts. governor brown says the new law protects from unwarranted invasion. a similar law goes into effect in illinois. >>> fewer americans are getting screened for cancer. researchers found the number who underwent preventative screenings in the last decade went down. the study found people were not getting screened as much for breast, cervical and prostate cancer as often as the government says you should. this may be linked to rising health insurance costs and different opinions about government guidelines. >>> researchers say an mri is often an effective way to screen for alzheimer's disease. a new study from the university of pennsylvania found the test was accurate 75% of the time in testing a patient's spinal fluid with a lumbar puncture is more accurate. the mri is noninvasive and is less expensive. a lumbar test is advisable for borderline cases. >>> apparently kindness may be the key to prevent bullying. a new study of 9 to 11-year- olds found children who perform acts of kindness like sharing their lu
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Dec 28, 2012 5:00am PST
understand competed on the 56-foot track for $1,000 prize. oscar a brown weiner dog from tucson, arizona, would edge out his rivals in a nose to nose race to the finish appropriately named oscar. >> i was going to say only fitting that a weiner dog named oscar would win. >> cute dogs apparently fast. >>> 5:26. urgent meeting the 11th hour budget push to avert the "fiscal cliff." >> plus a police officer comes home to a burglary in progress. what the thieves took and why that officer couldn't stop the thieves. >>> happy birthday muni. we'll tell you how the group is planning to celebrate their zen teniam. -- centennial. ,,,,,, welcome se my lcret d you are?air.an your worst nightmare mr. box. since you foolishly brought back your bonus jack! i have copied your two pure beef patties, lettuce, melting cheese, pickles, and middle bun, plus fries and a drink for $4.49. and now you will tell me what is in your secret sauce!! uh, i think i know. "we all know," "pretty obvious." you couldn't tell me when i handed out the wiener-dog lasers!?! growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record
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Dec 25, 2012 6:00am PST
inmates got pardons on this holiday. governor brown issued the pardons to 789 convicted fell -- 79 convicted felons who have done their time and been crime free now for at least decade. most were convicted of drug offenses and that includes ken benedict who got involved with a bad crowd 20 years ago. >> christmas eve, you know to find this out. what a gift. you know to finally have some closure to you know a long story that you know i did something dumb when i was younger. >> well, he was in prison ben digit joined an -- benedict joined an inmate fire crew. he actually saved a boy's life in a malibu fire in 1992. he was now a school vol fear and is engaged to be married and has his life back on track. >>> time now 6:08. still ahead, santa goes "gangnam style." >> of course he did in a snafu strands passengers on the day before christmas. how president obama put a stop to thousands trying to travel. coming your way. >> the next time you trim a tree it may not be a real one. what's leaving christmas tree farmers struggling to provide. we'll have that story coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
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Dec 4, 2012 6:00pm PST
left the football team following sunday's game against the browns to be with his ailing father in texas, his father has passed away at the age of 66. grady allen had a heart attack last week and was in a dallas area intensive care unit. he played in the nfl as a linebacker with the falcons for five seasons. both he and his son played college football at texas a & m. dennis allen plans to be with the raiders thursday when they host denver on thursday night football. and speaking of denver, they come to the black hole for the first time with peyton manning under center. the future hall of famer overcame a bad neck injury to turn the broncos into a serious contender for the super bowl. >> i think it's historical to be honest with you. i wish we could document it you know, the process to be honest with you. then to come to a new team, new teammates, new city, everything about it new, it's amazing. >>> now, stanford battles wives for the rose both. of the badgers football coach bielema might not be on the sidelines. he accepted the vacancy at arkansas who was 4-8 this year. the grass i
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Dec 8, 2012 10:00pm PST
25-year-old jerry brown a member of the team's practice squad. investigators say brown was unresponsive when they arrived. >> when our officers arrived on scene, mr. brent was removing -- or dragging mr. brown from the vehicle. >> reporter: brent and brown were college teammates at the university of illinois. the two were reunited in october when the cowboys signed brown after the indianapolis colts released him. in a statement, cowboys' owner jerry jones said -- >> reporter: news of the deadly accident stunned cowboys' fans. >> man, that's sad to hear. i mean -- life plays out sometimes like you don't plan it. >> reporter: but many say they are standing by their team. >> i love my cowboys. i love my cowboys. and i'm rooting for them and i'm hoping everything turns out okay. >> reporter: the team arrived in cincinnati saturday ahead of their game against the bengals on sunday. teresa garcia, cbs news. >> a standoff between police and an armed man barricaded inside a jack in the box ended with the suspect being shot. around 1:00 this afternoon, police say the man took two wo
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Dec 9, 2012 8:30am PST
that's all talk and no acti. weather ad libs 07:16:22:29 brown: the peopn s are firmly . >>> we are less than three weeks away from falling over the fiscal cliff. is power players are all talk and no action. >> no real weather issues in the weather department. that is a good thing. this weekend plenty of changes on tap and changes coming midweek. we will detail it for you in a minute or two. >> people in san francisco are firmly of the opinion that you would use your taser every 30 seconds. >> people are all fired up over the debate on tasers. we sat down with the top cop for more on the stun gun proposal. >> no sooner did the legislature go back in session than there is already talk about modifying the biggest tax law in the state. >> that affects all property owners, plus drones. we are talking about remote control airplanes with cameras on them and how they can help law enforcement and privacy advocates concerned. more on that. >> and more back and forth between the white house and republicans in congress showing no signs of letting up. >> yes , there are three weeks left until t
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Dec 12, 2012 10:00pm PST
away. >> and governor brown's newest fight isn't against lawmakers. his plan to beat cancer. >>> playful prank or dangerous driving? a police officer claims responsible for this high-speed joyride through town. that's not even the most disturbing claim. >> reporter: we're here at the broadway tunnel where all of this happened. this is a 35-mile per hour zone. the person claims he was behind the wheel is an officer going 100 miles per hour. the video itself is astonishing. revs the engine, hurdles ahead going from 0-100 through the broadway tunnel in 26 seconds flat! even more surprising, the man who claims he was in the car, a san francisco police officer. >> is he going to lose his job? that's very reckless. >> he took advantage of it because he's a cop. >> reporter: a cop who posted the joyride on his facebook page. in the comment section, he brags "we were all drunk" to the shock of people we showed the video to. >> there's no points for being smart. it's not the smartest thing for someone to do, especially in that position. >> reporter: there is a school and a playground
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Dec 18, 2012 10:00pm PST
brown episode. they jerk the ball away. this is what they're doing again. >> the latest cbs news poll shows only half of americans think a fiscal cliff deal will be made before the december 31st deadline. >>> mark zuckerberg 's massive donation to help children in the south bay. >> students punished in class. the teacher apologizes but is it enough? >>> and a car crashes into an east bay video game store. how it was all part of a burglary. about one bay area teacher's unusual disciplinary techni >>> she claims it was a joke. but some parents were not laughing about one bay area teacher's unusual disciplinary technique. students say she's been taping their mouths shut. >> she shouldn't have done that to the students or my child. >> reporter: lucy fights back tear when is she talks about how her son's teacher punished him for talking too much in class. >> she just came up and duct taped me. >> i walked over to my desk, put the duct tape on him, he said. >> reporter: she is ms. michelle. students say she routinely carries a roll of tape around that she sometimes puts on students' mo
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Dec 23, 2012 8:30am PST
womeny brown. our question on the fiscal cliff, how much of this is the politics and how much of it is show for the public and real deal cutting? >> first of all, none of it is show. it is really politicians trying their best to prevail of what they promised their voters they would do. that is what it is. they are not postponing on purpose. they are going as long as they can. willy brown said, and i agreed, my voters would have to say i didn't make the fight, what i promised to do. >> reporter: what you promised do isn't after you it is down and see the facts isn't exactly the right way to go. what do you do politically then? >> for me i naturally try to get that information out there and let the public and certainly everybody looking at the budget process understand what changed circumstances we face. for me budget has been a process where you don't really hide things. you really have to tell everybody what is going on. >> the question is the republicans say okay, we can't give on taxes until you reduce spending. the democrats are saying we can't give reduced spending until we go o
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Dec 21, 2012 10:00pm PST
, aaron brown hits the go-ahead 3. stanford wins. >>> and the a's will play for the next five years at the coliseum. they won't be playing at candlestick, which some officials thought could happen. >> that'd be weird. c-b-s s-f dot com.
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Dec 5, 2012 10:00pm PST
christmas tree with its 80,000 lights, it makes that look like charley brown's christmas tree. >> in is just over the top! >> it's sort of one of the first things we always do every year. it's just magical for me. >> reporter: it's a tradition that began 30 years ago by deacon dave. >> i wanted to do something for people of all faiths. >> reporter: he began with setting up a few lights around his livermore home. >> probably the buildings were this big, and it was a little miniature elf village along one side of the driveway. >> reporter: the display attracts thousands of people every year, many of them children who are mesmerized by the display. >> it's more spiritual than religious, perhaps. >> reporter: what do the neighbors think? >> i think it's fabulous. >> reporter: she has lived across the street from his display since 1989. >> a little tough to compete with the deacon. we don't even try. >> i got to ask you. what's your peing peing pg&e bill? >> i don't tell anyone. i can guarantee you , i am sitting down when i open the bill. but if anybody wants to pay it, we'll trade. [ laugh
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